If there's anything to pull from YACHT, it's a bunch of good quotes. With their new video for "The Afterlife," the duo is simultaneously creepy and beautiful. Take it as you will. Just make sure to use this lovely YACHT-crafted mantra on your journey of life here. MANTRA: You do not go...

Jamie Lidell's new record, Compass, comes out May 17th, and this is certainly one of the best videos I've seen so far this year. (The synopsis, as copied straight from YouTube:) "Jamie and fellow musicians including Chilly Gonzales and Dan Rossen (Grizzly Bear) lift their hammers in this Anvil blues, whose...

Wow, what a mish mash of influences. Vintage footage overlaid with modern silhouette treatment and retro colors make this video a confusing mixture between the old and the new. But that's what makes it so interesting and unique, too. Hi-fi and lo-fi hi-five and shake hands in this video for...

I recently got a press release about Foxy Shazam performing their new album on ChatRoulette.com, but I know for a fact Nurses did it first. The video of their performance has just been released, in collaboration with Into The Woods. Take a looksee! ...

Viper Creek Club are a little dreamy indie pop duo from Seattle. They really haven't been around too long, so unless you belong to the 206 area code there is a good chance you haven't ever heard of them. Regardless of that fact, their song Eliza from their upcoming album...

I personally would like to sum this video up with a YouTube comment (since we all know how educated and eloquent YouTube users generally are): "Great video, but not for the squeamish, squirmish, Amish or Hemophobic." Well, then. Let's just say the video certainly lives up to its song title. Directed by...

Canadian band Plajia have a video for their song "Kyaan Done," directed by Adam Owens. It's only a couple weeks old, and features the wonderful voice of Patrick Pleau, whose record we reviewed here. Reggae-influenced tracks might be a bit passé, but I'm liking this one. Ω...

Releasing albums for the end of the year is like the Oscar push. Those put out too early, save for a few, generally get left behind in the dust by easily excitable individuals like myself. There are worse things that can happen in life, but the fact that...